Harris Corporation Engineering Technician B - Space Assembly Integration and Test in Palm Bay, Florida

Engineering Technician B - Space Assembly Integration and Test 8/8/18--Manufacturing, --Technician, OperationsUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20180808-26532


Job Title: Engineering Technician B - Space Assembly Integration and Test

Job Code: SIS20180808-26532

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Description:

This is a hands-on manufacturing position and requires technicians knowledgeable in the area of aerospace assembly and hi-reliability procedures. Supporting activities will include:

  • Support of space structures Subassembly and SLF integration.

  • Individual contributor effort integrating deployable mesh reflectors and solid dish systems.

  • Following engineering drawings and processes.

  • Mechanical assembly of space hardware.

  • System level hardware integration.

  • Preparation for and conducting system level hardware testing (deployments, vibe, etc.).

  • Performing system level alignments to meet system requirements.

  • Field support for spacecraft integration and precision alignments.

  • Working for extended periods (2 hour durations) while performing work above shoulder level.

  • Move equipment weighing 45 pounds or less from one place to another.

  • Work performed at elevated heights (up to 30 feet).

  • Repetitive movements during specified durations.

  • Manual dexterity and fine motor skills to handle and manufacture space hardware.


  • 2+ years with an AA-AS degree or equivalent.

Preferred Additional Skills

  • 5 years of experience with computers including MS Windows and office products preferred.

  • Strong sense of responsibility, ownership and follow-through.

  • Hi Reliability, Bonding, and Aerial Platform certifications.

  • Be a team player, pro-active, and customer oriented with a sense of urgency to accomplish a given task or goal.

  • Possess a high level of initiative and willingness to learn.

  • Exceptional organizational, verbal and written communication skills.

  • High level of initiative and willingness to learn.

  • Exceptional mechanical skills.

  • Ability to work first or second shift support.

Security Clearances

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

Expertise--Manufacturing, --Technician, Operations

LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay